Gas Cars Cheaper than EVs? Sure! You just need new math.

From Transport Evolved.

Anderson Economic Group updated their study looking at the cost to fuel internal combustion engine vehicles and EVs. And claim that it’s cheaper to fuel a mid-price gas car than it is to fuel an EV.

But that doesn’t tally with experience, so what’s going on? Kate digs in and plays with the numbers…


00:00 – Introduction
00:53 – Support the channel
00:58 – Background to Anderson Economic Group & this study
03:25 – What is this study looking at?
04:38 – What’s not in the study?
05:55 – "Deadhead" driving
07:25 – Home charging apparently takes…a lot of your time
09:50 – Deadhead miles should be on long roadtrips
13:33 – Back of the envelope math VS the study
15:56 – The TLDR;
21:52 – Thanks and Credits



Script, Presenter: Kate Walton-Elliott
Camera, Editor, Coloring: Kate Walton-Elliott
Art and Animation: Erin Carlie
Audio and Producer: Kate Walton-Elliott
Teeshirt: Risc V – Original V.2020
Background Image: Chris Yarzab, cc-by 2.0

© Transport Evolved LLC, 2023

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